Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of May, Mary and Kate Dove. They had a brother Theadore “Ted” and another sister Daria. They were children of...

Sunflower

This is a picture of Sunflower who played on WWVA and the Jamboree for a number of years.  Sunflower was born in Davis on...

Turner’s Tidbits – August 12, 2015

This is a generic postcard made available to allow a location to have their name printed in the blank spot. These were often found...

July 15, 2015

This is a photo of Stephen Harvey Murphy and Thomas Bright. Harvey was married to Orpha Ann Bright. Orpha was a daughter of Thomas...

Pine Ridge Dance Hall

This is a photo from one of the followers of the Tidbits of our History. This shows The Pine Ridge Dance Land. It was...

Parsons High School Vo Ag Boys at Horse Shoe Park

This is a photo submitted by a follower of this feature of the newspaper. It shows a group of Parsons High School Vo Ag...

10 inch oil lamp

  This is a photo of a 10 inch oil lamp marked Souvenir or Lead Mine. Leadmine gained fame when four men stopped to camp...

Fairfax Club at Fairfax Stone

This photo is labeled Fairfax Club at Fairfax Stone taken in 1925.  I don't know any of the gentlemen in the photo but it...

1920 Camping Trip

This is a group of girls who found the summer in 1920 as ideal for a camping trip. The girls were: Marie Lipscomb, Colleen...

Commencement Exercises for Thomas High Schoo

This is a copy of the Commencement Exercises for Thomas High School held at the Thomas High School Gymnasium on Wednesday, May 24,...

William Stuart Bonner

This is a photo of William Stuart Bonner. He was a son of Asa and Melvina Bonner of the Flanagan Hill Area.  He worked...

Dandy Lions

This is a booklet on The "Dandy Lions" Club at Parsons Graded School, organized January 1960 and sponsored by the River City Garden Club...

Women Spies in Civil War

Tucker Woman Recalls Part Women Spies Played in Civil War.  This is the first of a three part installment that relays some important Tucker...

Tony Row

  This is a photo of a tornado that hit Thomas June 23, 1944. This is the area of Thomas called "Tony Row". Many homes...

Babcock’s Box Factory

  This is a photo of  Babcock's Box Factory in Davis printed by the F. S. Johnston Drug Co. and is postmarked July 5, 1914....

Third grade at Thomas Elementary 1949-50

This is a photo of the third grade at Thomas Elementary 1949-50. top row: Miss Solena Massi, Frank Perkins, Bonnie White, Allen Moravia, Sharon...

Harry “Riggie” DiBacco

This is a photo of Harry "Riggie" DiBacco from the Fall of 1922. He played half-back for Thomas High School. Harry was the son...

Davis High School

This is a photo of Davis High School. The site was donated by H G Davis and Stephen Elkins; school opened in 1903. It...

Stone Motel in Davis

This is a photo of the Stone Motel in Davis and a photo of the owners/operators Gilbert and Bessie Blizzard Smith.  They started off...

Mt. Breeze Castle No. 7 Ancient Order Knights of Mystic Chain

This letterhead is from the Mt. Breeze Castle No. 7 Ancient Order Knights of Mystic Chain. The secret society was instituted in Thomas January...